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Fighting Down Syndrome with...

Fighting Down Syndrome with...

Weekend Tribune

Tue, Sep 26 2017

A Bangladeshi delegation attends an international conference on Down Syndrome for the first time

Malaria warning as resistant strain...

Malaria warning as resistant strain...

Health & Wellness

Sat, Sep 23 2017

The strain was originally detected in Cambodia in 2007, and experts are calling for action before it...

Sanofi tests three-in-one antibody to...

Sanofi tests three-in-one antibody to...

Health & Wellness

Fri, Sep 22 2017

Other experiments showed the novel antibodies were active against 99% of more than 200 diverse strains...

Health Ministry donates one day’s salary...

Health Ministry donates one day’s salary...

Health & Wellness

Fri, Sep 22 2017

The Ministry of Health is also distributing birth control material among the Rohingya and encouraging...

Stunted growth still a big impediment...

Stunted growth still a big impediment...

Health & Wellness

Wed, Sep 13 2017

At least one in every three children under the age of five in Bangladesh suffers from stunted

Success stories of Muktamoni, Tofa-Tahura...

Success stories of Muktamoni, Tofa-Tahura...

Health & Wellness

Mon, Sep 11 2017

'A book on the success stories of the health sector is being published. It will be distributed to every...

BSMMU, BMJ and ICDDRB sign MoU to strengthen...

BSMMU, BMJ and ICDDRB sign MoU to strengthen...

Health & Wellness

Tue, Aug 29 2017

The scope of the agreement includes the sharing of facilities, knowledge and experience

Smile Train: Ray of hope for cleft...

Smile Train: Ray of hope for cleft...

Health & Wellness

Sun, Aug 27 2017

Smile Train carried out 17 surgeries for free in Sylhet on Friday

Praava opens family health centre at...

Praava opens family health centre at...

Health & Wellness

Fri, Aug 25 2017

Praava is aimed at reintroducing the concept of family medicine, particularly the family doctor

Study: Vitamin B3 could prevent...

Study: Vitamin B3 could prevent...

Health & Wellness

Fri, Aug 11 2017

It is hoped the research may offer some solace to women with potentially problematic genetic histories....

Multiple micronutrient supplements at...

Multiple micronutrient supplements at...

Health & Wellness

Thu, Aug 10 2017

Maternal and child under-nutrition is believed to be the underlying cause of 3.5 million annual deaths...

The Bangladeshi doctor whose invention...

The Bangladeshi doctor whose invention...

Health & Wellness

Wed, Aug 9 2017

A Bangladeshi doctor’s innovative technique to prevent women from bleeding out after childbirth has been...

Doctors remove 10-year-old dental wire...

Doctors remove 10-year-old dental wire...

Health & Wellness

Tue, Aug 8 2017

The wire had not caused any long-term damage to the woman’s health

Nasim inaugurates nationwide ‘Vitamin...

Nasim inaugurates nationwide ‘Vitamin...

Health & Wellness

Sun, Aug 6 2017

Nearly 22.5 million children, between the ages of six months and five years, will be fed Vitamin A Plus...

US scientists able to alter genes of...

US scientists able to alter genes of...

Health & Wellness

Thu, Aug 3 2017

The embryos, tested in the laboratory, were allowed to develop for only a few days

9-year-old South African becomes third...

9-year-old South African becomes third...

Africa

Mon, Jul 24 2017

The child was given a ten-month course of anti-AIDS medicine until she was one year old, then taken off...

How safe is your salt?

How safe is your salt?

Health & Wellness

Wed, Jul 19 2017

Tests found 91.5% sodium chloride, 7.5% sodium sulphate and 1% moisture in the imported salt

Is chikungunya becoming an...

Is chikungunya becoming an...

Health & Wellness

Fri, Jul 14 2017

'The number was 196 until May 25, which increased to 649 by July 12. So the disease has not spread so...

UT Galveston develops chikungunya...

UT Galveston develops chikungunya...

Health & Wellness

Thu, Jul 13 2017

Though the vaccine had yet to be tested on human subjects, animal trials proved spectacularly...

Brac continues chikungunya awareness...

Brac continues chikungunya awareness...

Health & Wellness

Thu, Jul 13 2017

Brac's warning message on chikungunya, which was posted on its Facebook page on May 17, has already reached...

Fear of sterilisation holds back population...

Fear of sterilisation holds back population...

Health & Wellness

Wed, Jul 12 2017

Although sterilisation is simple procedure, for both men and women, women tend to bear a disproportionate...